During the Feast of St. Nicholas, a friendly country is invited to come and share its culture. This year, it is Luxembourg, which in June 2019 included its own Saint-Nicolas celebrations in its Intangible Cultural Heritage.
“If I were completely pessimistic, I wouldn’t make films,” says the filmmaker, who has written a heartbreaking work, “Gloria Mundi”, where two cultures, two generations, the solidarity of the elderly and the selfishness of the youngest collide.
Jacques Deschamps filmed for a year “Les petits maîtres du grand hôtel”, students and actors of a musical documentary. The director followed the students of a school hotel in the kitchen, in the dining room and in the bedrooms.